Iuliana Marchian is an accomplished travel writer, life coach, and tour guide based in Sibiu, Romania. Her work has appeared in several magazines including Intrepid, Matador Network and National Geographic Romania. She has traveled extensively in the Balkan region, but also enjoys discovering new continents every year. She loves the desert and riding a camel amidst sand dunes. Petra is her favorite place in the world, and Istanbul her favorite city in the world.